Senior Software And System DPU Architect



Multiple locations
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2023

NVIDIA has continuously reinvented itself over two decades. Our invention of the GPU in 1999 sparked the growth of the PC gaming market, redefined modern computer graphics, and revolutionized parallel computing. More recently, GPU deep learning ignited modern AI — the next era of computing. NVIDIA is a “learning machine” that constantly evolves by adapting to new opportunities that are hard to solve, that only we can tackle, and that matter to the world. This is our life’s work, to amplify human creativity and intelligence. Make the choice, join our diverse team today.

We are now looking for an exceptional networking SW and system architect to join the architecture group. You will be part of a team that shapes the next generation of data center NICs and data processors (DPUs), works closely with hardware architects, SW architects and external customers. We have crafted a team of extraordinary people stretching around the globe, whose mission is to push the frontiers of what is possible today and define the platform of tomorrow.

What you’ll be doing:

  • The position will include defining the next generation NIC, Host and DPU features for the next generation data centers in the domains of virtualization and security.

  • Work closely with customers to understand the needs and pain points.

  • End to end design of the SW stack from application level to HW interface.

  • Work closely with HW architect in order to define the HW features and SW-HW interface to fit the solution.

  • Research and simulation before HW available.

  • After HW tape out push features to production at customer's data centers.

What we need to see:

  • B.Sc., M.Sc. or Ph.D. in Computer Science or related discipline

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in software design and development.

  • Knowledge in Linux - drivers and subsystems

  • Background with emulation frameworks - QEMU, KVM, Hyper-V

  • Background with acceleration of security VNFs - Firewalls, IPS/IDS.

  • Ability to quickly adapt to new technology and go deep into new areas.

  • Can work independently.

  • Strong communication skills, Able to work with customers and partners.

  • Able to drive new solutions based on any issues that arise.

  • Experience in cloud security - advantage.